College: University of Kentucky, accepted
early admission to dental school.
school: University of Kentucky College of Dentistry,
Practiced general dentistry for 5 years before returning
to school to specialize.
Training: Boston University Goldman School
of Graduate Dentistry, June 1999
Specialty Practice: July 1999 to present
Originally from Kentucky, I now live in Draper with my wife, Whitney, and our four kids.
I am an avid mountain biker and road cyclist and help my wife coach the Corner Canyon HS mountain bike team. I enjoy snow skiing in the Winter and wake surfing behind our boat in the Summer. (Especially in Lake Powell.)
Richard K. Howard, DMD
College: Dixie State and Southern Utah University
school: U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship and earned DMD at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio in 2006
Training: University of Texas Health Science Center and Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, 2011
I was born and raised in Southern Utah. Served a 2 year LDS Spanish speaking mission to Portland, Oregon and still speak fluent Spanish today.
I served for 8 years in the US Air Force Dental Corps (2006-2014). For a year after the Air Force I was a full-time Assistant Professor in Endodontics at Roseman University of Health Sciences in South Jordan and joined Redwood Endodontics full time in 2015 and continue to teach at Roseman Dental School as a part-time Adjunct Professor.
I am married with 6 children and enjoy hunting, fishing, flying, horses, dirt bikes, and anything else outside with family.